Travel Blogs from Pasadena
... for quite a while. We were actually putting money aside for a kitchen remodel, which just became our round-the-world trip fund!
We're also traveling to a lot of less expensive destinations, so our money will go a lot further. And we're planning on staying in hostels or guest houses in most places, so no 5-star hotels to deplete our bank accounts! I'm sure we'll be equally cheap in our travels as we are in our real lives, so that will bode well ...
... Of course the time difference between NZ and Australia and length of the flight means that an early evening flight was still a very late arrival in Auckland but once again I am fortunate to have good friends spread around the globe, and Talita and Brodie came to pick me up just after midnight. We headed back to their place and had a tired but celebratory toast in their honour as they had recently announced their engagement. I am willing to put money on the fact that ...
... around to the Kodak theatre area where the red carpet was all set up for the premiere that night. I wasn’t expecting any celebrities here but decided to stick around for about 30 minutes in the event anyone famous was around. You know me and celebrities...I enjoy seeing them and make it my duty to track them down if they will be around. Luckily the first person who rocked up was someone semi-famous, the Principal from the tv show Glee. He was kind of famous, so I figured ...
... of it, and were confused when Steph and Waddo were asking us questions like "Oh my god, did you see it, are you ok? Woah I can't believe it" etc etc, we were so confused. Turns out the entire beach were on guard after seeing a shark, fins and everything, a couple of metres away from us! They thought we had seen and that was why we were coming back to shore, we definitely hadn't else I would've been panicking beyond belief! Crazy, we turned around and just stared ...
... he had walking around a car park full of modified muscle cars, on a warm summer's evening with some classic rock blasting out across the land. I believe "it takes some beating" is how he described it. I now know that feeling. The DKP Cruise has become so huge that it not only takes over the entire car park of Nick's, but also the much larger one across the road. Just finding a parking space was a challenge.
Despite leaving not long after the surfing ...
Other places to stay in Pasadena
180 North Fair Oaks Avenue, Pasadena | 3 star hotelfrom $124
- Close to Old town Pasadena
- Excellent hotel, excellent location, great service
- Reliable Hotel, Wildly Variable Rates
191 N Los Robles, Pasadena | 4 star hotelfrom $152
- Too Much Light in Room At Night
- Very Nice
- Needs Work
303 East Cordova Street, Pasadena | 3 star hotelfrom $124
- Priceline not honored
- Low-rise/Great hotel
- Mediocre at Best
1401 South Oak Knoll Ave, Pasadena | 4 star hotelfrom $257
- Hotel in beautiful Grounds
- Wonderful Wedding Weekend!
- Miserable experience
168 South Los Robles Avenue, Pasadena | 4 star hotelfrom $115
3500 East Colorado Blvd, Pasadena | 2 star hotelfrom $121
2156 E Colorado Blvd, Pasadena | 2 star hotelfrom $80
3321 E. Colorado Boulevard, Pasadena | 1 star hotelfrom $94
400 South Arroyo Parkway, Pasadena | 2 star hotelfrom $110
1203 East Colorado Boulevard, Pasadena | 2 star hotelfrom $98
2462 E. Colorado Blvd., Pasadena | 2 star hotelfrom $104
1633 East Colorado Blvd., Pasadena | Hotelfrom $79
- A budget motel deserving of a good review..
- Stay there all the time
- Stay there a lot and like it!
3800 E Colorado Blvd, Pasadena | 2 star hotelfrom $65